PlayStation 4, also known as PS4 was announced in February 2013 as a successor to PlayStation 3. It is a very well-known home video game console created by Sony Computer Entertainment. PS4 is an eighth-generation console and has been competing with Xbox One of Microsoft and Wii U and Switch of Nintendo. Compared to PS3, PS4 received to positive reviews where Sony was appreciated for understanding the needs of the consumer, putting more emphasis on independent game development and ignorance of restrictive digital right management schemes.
Later, PlayStation 4 Slim was also revealed by Sony on 7th September 2016 which is a smaller version of PS4 and a high-end version known as PlayStation 4 Pro was also unveiled with an updated GPU and a better CPU clock rate for supporting enhanced performance and 4K resolution in supported games. The games of PS4 are distributed at retail on Blu-ray Disc and can also be digitally downloaded from PlayStation Store. Games have not been made on the basis of certain regions so they can be played and accessed on consoles of every region. You can sign-in to any PS4 console for accessing the complete digital game library and the games must be installed in the storage of the PS4 console.
PS4 is very popular among video game lovers but still the gaming service has been facing a lot of errors in its system. One of them is the e-8210604a. This error is mainly related to payment. Users said that they have failed to renew subscription or purchase anything on the PS4 because of the e-8210604a error. A few others said that when they tried to make a payment to purchase anything, the payment process failed midway and the error e-8210604a appeared on their screen. Users have not been able to understand the major root cause of this error. Moreover, there has been no official statement from the developers of PS4 about this error and also, they have not mentioned any solution for this error. Still, if you are facing the same, you can fix it by yourself by following these steps –
1. Change your Email
If you are using a PC, follow these steps :
(i) Go to your Account.
(ii) Go to the Security section at the left side of the Navigation Menu.
(iii) Enter your Login id or email address.
(iv) Enter the new Email.
If you are using PlayStation, follow these steps :
(i) Open the Menu.
(ii) Go to Settings.
(iii) Open Account Management Section and select Account Data.
(iv) Select the Login id or email address.
(v) Enter the new Email.
2. Add Funds
(i) Open Settings of your console.
(ii) Go to Account, open Account Management and select Account Information.
(iii) Select Wallets.
(iv) Select Add funds.
3. Add PayPal
If you are unable to use credit card in your account, go to PayPal and add your credit card. Then, you just have to add the PayPal in the PS4 account.